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By A8amg

Lancashire, United Kingdom Gb

I have an Acer Tree with some kind of disease on it's bark, what is it and how do I treat it.

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Well I am sorry to say that, that is a pretty serious fungal disease. The tree needs removing and all the timber burnt.
As to which one it could be one of many.

13 Dec, 2020


I 2nd, being most fungus feed on dead wood.

13 Dec, 2020


the tree may live for a few more years depending on the fungus but you risk it falling and that may cause damage.

13 Dec, 2020

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